PHASE OF WOOD

Chinese Medicine for Children

Case History - Skin Conditions – Atopic Dermatitis

Date of birth:

16.8.2012

Treatment 
Number

3

No siblings

Name: Ela

8 months old

Date: 1.5.2013
After 2 week

Chief Complain:

Atopic dermatitis. Started at the age of 3-4 months old.

See: Atopic Dermatitis  p. 246

Previous Treatments

Date

After

Treatment

CO-11

1 week

24.4

1

1

20.5

2 week

LIV-2°

2

Treatment number 3: K-3 

 

The improvement after the dispersion of heat from the LIV is good. The next stage is to stabilize the LIV. K-3 is good option, it tonifys the LIV according to the sheng cycle, and cools the LIV as a point of a Water Element. The Cold that appears in the LIV position should be checked in the next treatment and balanced. 

​Treatment strategy: Expel the heat from the LIV and try to find a deeper cause of the ongoing produce of heat.

  • Skin: Big improvement.

  • She was calm  relatively to her self.

  • 3 day after the treatment the lesions on the skin disappeared and than came back but very minor. 

  • Sweats in the back: Less.

  • Stretching to the back: Less.

  • Sleeping: Improvement, wakes up only once a night.

  • Stools: Improvement - twice a day – morning and noon. 

Pulse diagnosis: 

Cold in the LIV (The sensation is not clear)